Sports Nutrition

Course Description & Information:

  • Sports nutrition is nutritional information to best help improve athletic performance. This course is designed to provide the learner greater knowledge in how macronutrients are used during physical activity. Specifically, the role and metabolism of carbohydrates, fat and protein during aerobic and anaerobic activity will be covered. Intermediate level.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-20-003-L04-P, IRD: 1-8-2020. Knowledge based activity.
  • Level: Intermediate
Course Objectives:

  • Discuss fluid and electrolyte requirements during rest, exercise and recovery.
  • Discuss the role of carbohydrates, protein and dietary fats in energy performance.
  • List the pros and cons of glycogen depletion diets.
  • List data on protein supplements and review health effects of high protein supplementation.

Course Credit: 1 Contact Hour

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Who Should Attend:

Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing professionals, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Full attendance.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and evaluation.

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